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  • Japanese speak about shock and sadness as video purportedly shows journalist hostage slaying

    The news of a video purportedly showing the killing of Kenji Goto, a journalist held hostage by Islamic State militants, rushed through Japan early Sunday. Here are some voices and thoughts of ordinary people, Goto's family and officials in a nation that has long held pacific views and where many were not emotionally prepared to cope with the hostage crisis, especially one that involved a reporter known for his coverage of children and the poor:
  • Is he dead? Philippines awaits answer of costly commando raid on most-wanted terror suspects

    The cellphone message of the Filipino police commandos to their base was triumphant: "Mike 1 bingo," a code meaning they have killed one of Southeast Asia's most-wanted terror suspects, Malaysian Zulkifli bin Hir, also known as Marwan. But the euphoria...

    Boko Haram is just as vicious. Why does the Islamic State get all the headlines?

    Americans are obsessed with the Islamic State. Ninety-one percent see the terrorist group as a threat to the vital interests of the United States, according to a September Washington PostABC News poll . That same month, President Barack Obama called the...

    Islamic State apparently beheads Japanese hostage Kenji Goto in video

    Islamic State militants have beheaded a Japanese journalist, according to video released Saturday on the Internet, ending a wrenching drama that has gripped Japan and jolted another close U.S. ally, Jordan. The grisly slaying of Kenji Goto, 47, an...

    Latest IS hostage drama highlights change in group's propaganda technique

    The latest Islamic State hostage drama involving a veteran Japanese war correspondent and a young Jordanian pilot marks the first time the group has publicly demanded prisoner releases. It also signals a change in the extremist group's propaganda...